Players retained & released by Gujarat Lions: As the Clock is ticking towards the tenth edition of IPL that is to be started on March 17 2017, team management of all IPL teams has released a list of players to be retained and released players for the upcoming edition of VIVO IPL 2017.
After Suspension of Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals for the last 2 editions of VIVO IPL, the governing body replaced the earlier teams with Gujarat Lions and Rising Pune Supergiants. Playing for the first time in IPL history, Gujarat Lions Captained by Suresh Raina has finished top in the points table. Unfortunately, the team’s journey came to an end in Semi-Finals. Out of 14 matches played at the league stage, the team won 9 lost 5 respectively.
List of Players Retained and Released by Gujarat Lions in IPL 2017
Players Retained by Gujarat Lions in VIVO IPL 2017
Suresh Raina (Captain)
Players Released by Gujarat Lions in VIVO IPL 2017
In total, Gujarat Lions has retained 10 Domestic 6 Overseas Players and released 7 Domestic 1 Overseas Players. This leaves the team management with Rs.14.35 Crore to purchase new players for IPL 2017.